Calcutta  /  Published 08.05.20

Tribute to fighters with Tagore poems

Students of a city school have planned a programme with Rabindranath Tagore’s poems and songs to pay tribute to frontline Covid workers on the occasion of Tagore’s birth anniversary on Friday.Rabi...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.09.19

Winners show the way in Calcutta

UndauntedAbir Ghosh was just a month old when a lump was detected in his right eye. He was diagnosed with retinoblastoma, an eye cancer that begins in the retina. Doctors had to remove Abir’s right ...
By Nadia Imam in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.19

Teen who kicks away odds to win medals

A 19-year-old girl, whose home is in a slum by the Hooghly, was introduced to kickboxing through self-defence classes in school. The classes stopped about a year later but Priya Patra was not ready to...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.12.18

Students to get ICSE-ISC admit cards online

Students writing the 2019 ICSE and ISC examinations will get online admit cards with customised schedules attached to them, Gerry Arathoon, the secretary and chief executive of the Council for Indian ...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.12.18

Sensors to gauge plant emotions? Why not, say schoolkids

How are your plants feeling today? Believe it or not, students of a steel city school can tell you via emoticons.A day after the first Jharkhand global agri and food summit ended in Ranchi, bright stu...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 26.10.19

Stress on syllabus completion: Conrad K. Sangma

Meghalaya will implement a strict mechanism to ensure that schools complete their syllabus on time while low-performing schools will get a fillip.Making the announcement, chief minister Conrad K. Sang...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

Bihar  /  Published 23.11.18

De-addiction day on school itineraries

As part of de-addiction day to be observed by the state government on November 26, government schools have been asked to carry out various programmes to create awareness about harmful effects of the u...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patna

India  /  Published 09.06.20

Second teacher scam engulfs Yogi govt

The Yogi Adityanath government was on Tuesday grappling with a second appointment controversy, involving 69,000 teachers, amid an already raging scandal over 25 school science teachers being recruited...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Calcutta  /  Published 24.04.20

Event off, not Gokhale goodwill

A gift of love for the Covid-19 fight and a message of peace from ex-students around the world — that is how Gokhale Memorial Girls’ School wrapped up its centenary celebrations. The school had pl...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

Uttar Pradesh  /  Published 22.04.20

UP village school headmistress takes classes via WhatsApp

Amid concerns about the loss of studies due to the coronavirus lockdown, a headmistress of a government-run primary school in a Bahraich village has taken the online route to teach children.So far, 16...
By PTI in Bahraich (Uttar Pradesh)


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